Archive for February 24th, 2009

Northern Sun Players of the Week – Feb 24

Players Of The Week

The Northern Sun Conference has named their players of the week for the week ending on February 23rd and they are –

This week’s Player of the Week was Joe Wendte of Wayne State.  The junior outfielder from Ponca, NE hit .400 for the Wildcats in their 4 game series against Pittsburg State and helped lead the team to a 3-1 season start.  During the 4 games he had 6 hits, 1 home run, 3 doubles, 5 RBI’s and 7 runs scored.  Wendte Named Player of the Week

The Pitcher of the Week was Chris Odegaard of Minnesota State.  The rightie from Glencoe, MN pitched 5 innings for the Mavericks in their season opener against Southwest Baptist and one hit and one earned run to get the victory in the teams 6-1 win.  He struck out 7 and only walked 1 in recording the win.  Chris Odegaard Named NSIC Pitcher of the Week

Monday Recap & Northern Sun Standings – Feb 23


After what was a bad weekend, 3 Northern Sun baseball teams got some measure of revenge on the field in games that were played yesterday.  The teams combined for 4 wins out of the the 5 games played.

  • Wayne State (3-1) swept a pair of games from Pittsburg State.  They were led by junior outfielder Joe Wendte who was 5-8 with 5 RBI’s and 6 runs scored to pace the Wildcats attack.  Josh Yost (OF) and Alex Koch (1B) also contributed 3 run home runs in games 1 & 2 respectively.  Wayne State Sweep at Pittsburg State
  • Augustana topped Missouri S&T by the score of 8-1 to win their 3 game series and improve to 5-4 on the season.  Starting pitcher, Kenny Lidke surrendered only 5 hits in 7 innings of work to improve his record to 1-1.  Viking Baseball Downs Missouri S&T
  • Minnesota Duluth recorded the only loss of the day when they lost to Missouri Southern in game 1 of a double header (8-2).  They came back in game 2 for their first ever win against Southern by the score of 7-4.  Josh Threlkeld (1B) and David Olson (3B) picked up homers and freshman pitcher Mark Shaver got his first college win in relief.  Solid 2nd Game Performance Earns Bulldogs Split

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